Focus Features to Produce BOOGIE – Directorial Debut from Eddie Huang

Focus Features announces production of Boogie, a coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of contemporary New York City from writer and director Eddie Huang. Boogie follows a young Chinese-American basketball phenom who struggles to balance the expectations of his immigrant family with his own dreams of becoming a player for the NBA. Huang is the author of the […]

Focus Features to release Participant Media’s DARK WATERS, directed by Todd Hayne

Focus Features will release Participant Media’s DARK WATERS, directed by Todd Haynes, on Friday, November 22nd, 2019 (Limited), and expanding on Friday, November 29th, 2019.    DARK WATERS, inspired by a shocking true story, a tenacious attorney (Ruffalo) uncovers a dark secret that connects a growing number of unexplained deaths due to one of the world’s largest corporations. In the […]

Hollywood History: James Dean ‘A Rebel Without a Cause’

James Byron Dean was born to parents Winton and Mildred Dean on February 8, 1931 in Marion Indiana. When little James was just five years of age, the Dean family moved to California. While there, James started taking tap dancing lessons, was learning the violin, and developed a love for art. He enjoyed creating and […]

‘Downtown Abbey’ Celebrates International Dog Day with New Limited Poster

To celebrate International Dog Day and the soon to be released movie based on the popular PBS series, Focus Features has released a new poster featuring the “very good boy.” The movie Downtown Abbey has the Crawleys and their staff preparing for what they consider to be the most important event of their lives – […]

The NIGHTSHIFT Celebrates Those Who Work at Night

KCET celebrates the unseen people who work at night to keep our 24-hour economy going.  All living and working in Las Angeles, this one-hour documentary tells the stories of 5 individuals of diverse backgrounds: a female janitor, an UPS manager, a construction superintendant, a baker and a produce seller. Emmy nominated David Grabias directed Nightshift […]